The warrior-king of Wakanda is back with Hollywood heavyweight Reginald Hudlin (HOUSE PARTY, BOOMERANG) and fan-fav John Romita Jr.. (WOLVERINE, AMAZING SPIDER-MAN, KICK-ASS) teaming up to deliver a new take on T'Challa that's sure to excite both True Believers and the Hip-Hhop faithful. The Black Panther's origin is retold in cinematic scope with social satire and all-out action. The Black Panther (T'Challa) is a fictional character in the Marvel Universe. Created by Stan Lee and Penciller-co-plotter Jack Kirby, he first appeared in Fantastic Four #52 (July 1966). He is the first Black Superhero in mainstream American comics.